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The Department of Social Sciences was established in the year 1993. It offers three undergraduate programs.The Department strongly believes that a vibrant, goal oriented development requires a healthy interaction between society and state. The strength of the department lies in the commitment of the teachers and their close bond with the students. The perfect student –teacher ratio helps the teachers to closely monitor the students in combining academic excellence with civic consciousness. The department takes pride in achieving 5 Gold Medals in optional and 2 Gold Medals as toppers in overall B.A. from Osmania University. 100 % pass percentage since its inception in the OU Annual Examinations is a credit to the department.
The Department of Social Sciences aims
The Department of Social Sciences offers the following programs:
Basic Photography and Videography: The Basic Photography and Videography course was started in the year 2016. This 20 hour course offers basics in photography like still camera operation techniques, shots, photo editing and Basic video production techniques like script writing, programme production etc...
The department has organized Add on course on ‘Legal Literacy ‘for B.A. students for a period of 10 days. This course was very much beneficial for the students as it has enlightened them about various laws like:
Kathanika , Ashtadhiggajakavulu
Cynosure – Intercollegiate Festival- 30th November, 2016
Cynosure was an intercollegiate festival organized by the Department of Social Sciences on 30th November 2016 on the college campus. The festival had various competitions like Short Films, Brand Quiz, Prank Call, Mock Press, Rock Band etc. Students from various colleges participated in the festival.
The final year mass communication students conducted a quiz for the second and first year students in August, 2016 on 'Branding and Advertising'. Around 50 students participated in the event.
Suicide Prevention Awareness Campaign 8th September- 16th September 2017
The Department organized Suicide Prevention Awareness Campaign in the college to bring awareness on suicide among the students with a theme ‘'Take a Minute Change a Life'’. Various activities like Flash Mob
Collage Competition, Guest Lecture, Psychological Counseling Sessions were organized in the College.
Psychology students participated in 2k run organized by Telangana Psychiatric Association on account of Suicide Prevention Day.
Mock Parliament – 3rd February 2017: The students of BA MPML, PPML and EPP participated in the Mock Parliament organized by the department. They took up the roles of different Ministries, Speaker and discussed on several current issues. This was done with an aim to make the students aware of Indian Parliamentary System
International Girl Child Day: 11th October
The department celebrated International Girl Child Day. Various activities like Poster Making Competition, Campus Radio programme and Guest lecture were organized.
The students of Mass Communication launched Campus Radio titled “"RADIO MUNCH"” on 17th August, 2017. The radio programmes are scheduled thrice a week during the lunch break.
The department celebrated constitution day on 26th November to bring awareness about the Indian Constitution among the students.
The department celebrated Gandhi Jayanthi. Activities like skits, elocution competition, collage competition, essay writing were conducted to promote the values of Mahatma Gandhi among students.
On 16th March, 2019, II year and III year students went on a field trip to Fever FM 94.3 Radio Station and Mahaa News television broadcasting channel.
The students went to the radio station in Jubilee hills where RJ Yash gave a brief history of radio in India and explained the hierarchy of people working in a radio station. He also busted some common radio myths that people have, along with giving the details of qualifications required to become an RJ. The students were also introduced to Ms. Amita, the Music Manager of the radio station, she explained her work and requirements of doing her job to a group of students. RJ Yash himself gave a little tour of the studio from where the live radio broadcasting is done as he explained the latest software which they use; the microphones and computer systems which come in handy while broadcasting and also gave a brief account of how to handle a radio program, he explained that the clocks in the radio station are nine seconds slower than the standard clocks, and any mistakes can be covered up in those 9 seconds when they can turn off the broadcaster.
In the news station, they saw the PCR and the studio along with the Chroma green-mat and the debate room and the news reader's desk which were adequately arranged in a single room with flood lights. They saw a teleprompter. They also witnessed a live news broadcast of a news reader and shooting of a recorded news show regarding Tollywood news. The students also saw the news feed, where the reporters send their reports as videos and/or pictures from the field through the satellite to the news station. They also saw the script writers, though they didn't have time to interact with them and ask questions. The respective students returned to college, at around 4.45pm.
Department of Political Science
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Department of Public Administration
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Department of Economics
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The department of Social Sciences as part of its social responsibility initiated and organized two extension programme – Handloom Expo to Save a Weaver & Medical Camp for college and neighborhood.
The department of Social Sciences organized a Handloom expo. As the Government of Telangana is taking many initiatives to promote Handloom industry, the department had also taken a small step towards it by conducting this Handloom expo. The products were 100% natural, handmade and dyed with natural colors.
To support weaver community and help them in promoting their sales the department has organized a Handloom Expo in the college campus on 18th, 19th and 20th September 2017.The expo was open for the students, staff and neighborhood of the college. There were around seven stalls set by Co-optex, Bengal Cotton, Pochampalli, Banaras, Mangalgiri, Warangal handlooms and Jute Handicrafts. Around 150 visitors visited the expo and up to 80% of the stock was sold. The department and the weavers were happy with the success of the expo and planned to organize it every year.
The department also organized another extension activity as a part of social responsibility and organized a medical camp in collaboration with Lions club, A.S Rao Nagar on 23rd and 24th of November 2017. Inauguration ceremony was on 23rd at auditorium which started with lighting of the lamp followed by the message by the Principal. The members of Lions club enlightened the gathering regarding their work and the initiatives undertaken to help one live a healthy life in body, mind and soul.
The camp was opened for the students, staff and neighborhood of the college from morning 10.00 am to 3.00 pm in the afternoon. Six doctors i.e. Ophthalmologist, General Surgeon, Diabetologist, Physiotherapist, Homeopathy and Dental willingly rendered their services. A number of 1000 individuals made use of the services provided. The doctors and individuals were deeply satisfied and expressed their gratitude for arranging a needful one at college. With the success of the camp, the department planned to organize it every year.
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